HHS Today

Sports should start sooner so athletes can sleep

Jake Gagne, Sports Editor

September 29, 2010


Filed under Opinion

We are teenagers. We enjoy sleep, hanging out with our friends and doing the things we like to do. But when our schoolwork suffers because of school sports, this is a problem. At school we’re always encouraged to get involved, like joining clubs or doing sports. But when I went out for the schoo...

Transfer student reflects on his first month at Hillsborough

Antonio Brown, Staff writer

September 15, 2010


Filed under Opinion

Coming to Hillsborough High School from a school that was only one building was weird at first; however, I became used to it quickly. My previous school had four hallways and two sets of stairs one up one down. My previous school did not have vending machines and had a block schedule so I would have...

Seniors shouldn’t have to buy new caps, gowns for graduation

Symone Griffin, Staff Writer

June 9, 2010


Filed under Opinion

Why can’t we use our siblings’ caps and gowns? It’s the question that every senior or upcoming senior asks. I believe that the company Herff Jones just wants more money from parents and students. Look, we’re paying $90 all together. That includes cap, gown and diploma cover. But I think that...

Fine print shouldn’t keep us from walking

Lucas Dawson, Staff Writer

June 9, 2010


Filed under Opinion

Seniors from our school will be saying goodbye to their high school years forever on June 10. One of the best and most lasting memories they will carry will be from their graduation day, when they walk across the stage and really leave it all behind. However, not all seniors will be there. Of course...

EDTIORIAL: Security cameras bring peace of mind

R&B Editorial Board

June 9, 2010


Filed under Opinion

Over the past few months, the behaviors of students around the school have been … less than angelic. Between pulling fire alarms and vandalizing bathrooms, violence and crime have been the main contributing factors to the latest installation of security cameras around the school. We believe that this...

Learning goes up in smoke when students use drugs

Sarah Varner, Special Report Editor

June 9, 2010


Filed under Opinion

When I pull into the parking lot before school every morning, I find that more and more frequently there is a haze of marijuana smoke surrounding my car. The source? The very peers who I walk down the hall with. This situation is not just one in the parking lots. I find myself far too often walking...

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